EU threatens to ban vaccine exports to UK amid ‘crisis of century’

//EU threatens to ban vaccine exports to UK amid ‘crisis of century’

EU threatens to ban vaccine exports to UK amid ‘crisis of century’

The European Union on Wednesday threatened to ban exports of Covid-19 vaccines to Britain to safeguard scarce doses for the bloc’s own citizens facing a third wave of the pandemic that would jeopardise plans to restart travel this summer.With the number of coronavirus-related deaths topping 550,000 and less than one-tenth of the EU’s population inoculated, European Commission head Ursula von der Leyen said the epidemiological situation was worsening.“We are in the crisis of the century,” she…

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